B.Tech Electronics and Communication Engineering ( Lateral Entry )

  • Course Level

    Course Level

  • Course Fee

    Course Fee
    INR 1,82,500
    US $ 4,000

  • Duration

    3 Years

  • Scholarship


A three-year engineering degree programme for diploma holders that ensures learning of basic concepts along with relevant techniques through selection of different technical specialisations (Communication systems, VLSI/Embedded systems, Robotics, etc.)





Minimum Eligibility Criteria

50% marks in Diploma in Engineering in any discipline of 3 year duration from State Board of Technical Education, Haryana or equivalent examination or B.Sc. Degree from a recognized University as defined by UGC with at least 50% marks and passed XII standard with Mathematics as a subject

Criteria for Preparation of Merit list

Merit preparation/ short listing of candidates shall be on the basis of score in MRNAT 2023/ Diploma Qualifying Examination

Aspect B.Tech. in ECE B.Tech. in ECE with specialization in VLSI Design from Truechip
Overview Comprehensive program covering electronics, communication systems, and signal processing. Specialization focusing on VLSI design and integrated circuits.
Duration 4 years 4 years
Curriculum Core subjects: electronic devices, analog and digital circuits, communication systems, control systems, etc. Foundation in ECE subjects along with specialized VLSI design courses, digital system design, CAD tools for VLSI, etc.
Scope Telecommunications, consumer electronics, semiconductor companies, embedded systems, etc. VLSI chip design, semiconductor companies, electronic product design, specialized VLSI design firms.
Specialization Options Wireless communication, embedded systems, signal processing, etc. VLSI design and integration.
Industry Collaboration N/A Collaboration with Truechip for exposure to industry practices and real-world design challenges.
Internship Six months internship opportunities are available in coordination with companies in embedded system, VLSI, IOT etc, where the students can demonstrate their work and grab an equally good placement opportunity. Opportunity for internship in Vietnam in 8th sem. Stipend during internship to deserving candidates
Placement N/A Guaranteed Placement. Offer letter is provided at the time of admission.
Average Package 3.2 LPA 6.5LPA to 7.5 LPA (eligibility conditions apply)

Programme Highlights

Comprehensive curriculum covering VLSI Design, Digital Image Processing, Wireless Communication, IoT, AI, and more.

Project-based learning methodology for enhanced outcomes.

Placement assistance through the dedicated Corporate Resource Center (CRC).

Opportunities for internships and industry projects.

Choice-based credit system offering flexibility in course selection.

Holistic development focus through various co-curricular activities.

Alumni success in leading companies like Siemens, Cadence Design Systems, and more.


Career Path

  • Opportunities in leading companies in areas such as VLSI Design, IoT, and AI.
  • Potential roles include VLSI Engineer, Embedded System Designer, and Wireless Communication Engineer.
  • Alumni success stories with significant roles in top companies.

Programme Outcomes (PO’s)

Engineering Graduates will be able to :

PO 1

Engineering knowledge: Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems.

PO 2

Problem analysis: Identify, formulate, review research literature, and analyze complex engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and engineering sciences.

PO 3

Design / development of solutions: Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design system components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for the public health and safety, and the cultural, societal, and environmental considerations.

PO 4

Conduct investigations of complex problems: Use research-based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions.

PO 5

Modern tool usage: Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modeling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.

PO 6

The engineer and society: Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional engineering practice.

PO 7

Environment and sustainability: Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development.

PO 8

Ethics: Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.

PO 9

Individual and team work: Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.

PO 10

Communication: Communicate effectively on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.

PO 11

Project management and finance: Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering and management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects and in multidisciplinary environments.

PO 12

Life- long learning: Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological change.


Program Specific Outcomes (PSO’s)

Engineering Graduates will be able to :

PO 1

Ensure integration of Electronics and Computer technology thereby enabling in designing and developing integrated solutions.

PO 2

Develop skills and tools for bridging the gap between research and Industrial needs by increasing industry interface


Program Educational Objectives (PEO’s)

PO 1

Right aptitude for Industry Research and Academics as per the professional career choice.

PO 2

Learning skills for developing competencies in research and development and understanding the applications for product design and innovation.

PO 3

Technical mindset for engineering and scientific approach for solving and impending technical challenges.

PO 4

Professional ethics and positive attitude to work in a Team.

PO 5

Continuous improvement, growth and lifelong learning.



  • Industry-driven curriculum.
  • State-of-the-art laboratories for practical exposure.
  • Certification in Electronics and Communication from recognized MOOC courses by Coursera, Swayam, NPTEL, etc.
  • Internship opportunities, including options for international exposures.
  • Exposure to live industry projects and participation in Seminars and conferences.


  • Well-rounded education with a focus on emerging technologies.
  • Avg. package of 6.5LPA to 7.5LPA.
  • Flexibility in course selection with a choice-based credit system.
  • Diverse Career Opportunities (Telecom, Automation, Core Electronics, IT and Embedded VLSI, Computer Networking, and Cloud computing)
  • Industry-Relevant Curriculum
  • Practical Exposure through Projects
  • Flexible Specialization
  • State-of-the-Art Laboratories
  • Placement Assistance
  • Global Competitiveness
  • Holistic Development
  • Alumni Network
  • Research Opportunities
  • Preparation for Higher Studies


Top Recruiting Companies
  • microchip
  • digicomm
  • amd
  • truechip1
  • si2chip
  • nxp
  • coerify
  • xilinx1
  • broadcom
  • microsemi
  • qualcomm

Curriculum Details



  • Lush green campus with round the clock accessible WI-FI, overhead projectors incorporated in every classroom for better teaching support.
  • Thousands of books accessible to students, with ease of access facility using Digital library.
  • International Incubation centre to pursue innovative research.

Electronics and Communication Engineering is a branch of engineering that focuses on the design, development, and maintenance of electronic devices and communication systems. It encompasses a wide range of technologies, including microelectronics, telecommunication systems, signal processing, and more.

ECE engineers work on designing and developing electronic circuits, communication systems, and devices. They may also be involved in troubleshooting and maintaining existing systems, improving network infrastructure, and researching new technologies.

Core subjects in ECE typically include digital electronics, analog electronics, communication systems, electromagnetic theory, microprocessors, control systems, and signal processing. Along with these courses, department of ECE offers electives from the domain of CSE and ME where individual can gain knowledge of cutting edge technologies.

Key skills for ECE students include proficiency in programming languages like C/C++, MATLAB, problem-solving skills, understanding of circuit design, knowledge of communication protocols, and the ability to work with complex systems.

Yes, ECE is a dynamic field with constant technological advancements. Keeping up-to-date with the latest developments is essential for ECE professionals.

Emerging trends in ECE include the Internet of Things (IoT), 5G and beyond, artificial intelligence and machine learning applied to communications, and renewable energy systems.

Yes, internships and practical experience are crucial for ECE students to apply theoretical knowledge in real-world scenarios, gain practical skills, and enhance their employability.

Professional organizations like the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and the Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers Association (ETA) offer networking opportunities, resources, and conferences for ECE professionals.

The future prospects for ECE professionals are promising, as technology continues to advance. They can expect opportunities in fields like wireless communication, robotics, IoT, and renewable energy systems. Remember that the field of Electronics and Communication Engineering is diverse, and career paths can vary widely based on individual interests and specialization within the field.

Electronics and Communication Engineering with VLSI (Very Large Scale Integration) Specialization is a branch of engineering that focuses on the design and development of integrated circuits and systems that contain millions or even billions of transistors on a single chip. It combines the principles of electronics, digital design, and semiconductor technology.

VLSI stands for Very Large Scale Integration, and it is the technology of creating complex integrated circuits with a vast number of electronic components on a single chip. VLSI is important because it has enabled the miniaturization of electronic devices, leading to more powerful and energy-efficient electronics.

These engineers design and develop integrated circuits (ICs) and systems that are used in various electronic devices, such as smartphones, computers, and embedded systems. They work on optimizing the performance, power efficiency, and functionality of Ics.

Core subjects in this specialization typically include digital VLSI design, analog VLSI design, semiconductor device physics, integrated circuit testing, and CAD (Computer-Aided Design) tools for VLSI.

Graduates with this specialization can pursue careers in IC design companies, semiconductor manufacturing, research and development, and quality assurance. Job roles may include VLSI design engineer, semiconductor process engineer, and IC testing engineer.

Essential skills include proficiency in VHDL or Verilog programming, a strong understanding of semiconductor devices, circuit design skills, CAD tool proficiency, and the ability to work with complex ICs.

Yes, practical experience through internships or co-op programs is highly valuable. It allows students to work on real VLSI projects, gain hands-on experience, and build a professional network.

Emerging trends in VLSI include the development of advanced semiconductor technologies (such as 7nm and below), the integration of AI and machine learning in VLSI design, and the design of low-power and energy-efficient ICs for IoT devices.

Pursuing a master’s or Ph.D. in VLSI can provide in-depth knowledge and research opportunities. It is particularly beneficial for those interested in academia or cutting-edge research in VLSI design.

Professional organizations like the IEEE Solid-State Circuits Society and the VLSI Society of India offer networking opportunities, conferences, and resources for VLSI engineers and researchers.

The future prospects for VLSI professionals are promising, as the demand for more powerful and energy-efficient integrated circuits continues to grow. Opportunities exist in both research and development and manufacturing sectors.

Yes, multiple Scholarship schemes are offered by Manav Rachna University. Candidates may avail scholarships on the basis of marks secured in qualifying examination or MRNAT, sports etc. Application for the same may be made according to University norms with supporting documents and certificates. Haryana Govt. scholarship is also offered to Haryana domicile students whose parental income is less than 2.8 lacs per Annum. Details of all scholarships are available on MRU website.

The eligibility criteria is 50% marks in 10+2 with English, Physics, chemistry and Mathematics as mandatory subjects and one addition subject. Students appearing in qualifying examination in the coming year may also apply. Their admission shall however be provisional, subject to confirmation upon obtaining qualifying marks for admission which is at least 50%.

The Department has strong interaction with industries and the students are exposed to the cutting-edge technologies applied in industries by way of internships, in-plant trainings, guest lectures from corporate persons and industrial visits. Industrial visits have been organized to the industries like ST Microelectronics, Infineon, Ericsson, Truechip, KPMG, MTNL, BSNL, Mitsubishi, Moserbaer, Tricolitte etc. In order to keep updated with the latest cutting edge technologies, MoU have been signed with Industrial organisations like True Chip, Srijan Sanchar, Altair, Design Tech etc.

Manav Rachna University is a State Private University (established by Haryana State Legislature Act No 26 of 2014 & under section 2(f) of UGC Act 1956). The University has evolved from Manav Rachna College of Engineering (MRCE, established in 2004), a NAAC Accredited ‘A’ Grade Institution ranked 10th among all the private engineering institutes of the country and 29th among all engineering institutes across the country including IITs and NITs by The Times Engineering survey (May 27th, 2016). The highlights of Electronics and Computer program at MRU are that they have a choice-based credit system, with a spectrum of elective subjects, which a student can pick and learn at one’s own pace. The emphasis of the department is on “learning by doing”. Departmental Laboratories have been strengthened and modernized by procuring state of art Equipment and latest software’s. Some of the labs worth mentioning are Altair Centre of Excellence Programming lab, PCB Design and Fabrication lab, Software Design Lab, Infosys Programming Lab, Satellite Communication Lab, Embedded Systems Lab etc.

The Department has distinguished faculty, with M.Tech and Ph.D. degrees from renowned institutes like IIT’s, NIT’s, Central Universities etc, most of whom are GATE/NET qualified. The major research areas are Signal Processing & Communication, RF & Microwave Engineering, VLSI Design, Embedded systems Design, Controls & Instrumentation, Big Data, Data Mining, Hadoop, Data Warehousing, Business Intelligence, Neural Networks, Power systems etc.

The teaching methodology adopted by the Department is complete synergy with the latest and evolving market challenges and trends. We follow highly interactive, student-centric, and innovative teaching methodologies that emphasize on learning by experimenting and experiencing to groom future technical leaders and managers. These include case studies, audio-visual presentations, group discussions, role-plays, brainstorming, industrial visits, symposia, seminars, projects, quizzes, and special lectures of experts from the corporate. Adequate focus is given on enhancing analytical powers, Computational skills, problem-solving strategies, and team spirit. A rich association of the best industry professionals and highly competent faculty members, thrust towards the practical orientation backed with a thorough theoretical base. In the tougher times of Covid-19,the department immediately shifted to the online mode ,engaging through various platforms like Zoom, Google Classroom, MS Team. The internal and Final examination was also conducted on various online platforms.


Program Name Benefits Fees Job Prospects
B.Tech Electronics and communication Engineering Versatile skill set that allows them to work in various industries High demand for professionals with expertise globally Plays a crucial role in driving technological innovation Contribute to the design and development of consumer electronics such Closely tied to the IoT 1,90,000 Wide industry opportunities Create and innovate electronic components and circuits Design and implement embedded systems for diverse applications Develop systems for automation and robotics Conduct testing and validation procedures
B.Tech Electronics and Communication Engg. with specialization in VLSI and design verification. High Demand design intricate integrated circuits and systems Career Diversification Design Verification Skills Higher Earning Potential 2,24,000 Wide industry opportunities with high salary Development of integrated circuits Engage in research activities to advance VLSI design Entrepreneurship in Electronics

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